May 3, 2021

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Contacts: Tim Scott or Eric Sample, 503-988-VOTE (8683)

Gresham Voting Center Express is open May 3 - 18 for the May 18, 2021 Special District Election

Beginning today, May 3 the Voting Center Express inside the Multnomah County East Building at 800 NE 8th Street in Gresham is open for the May 18, 2021 Special District Election. The Multnomah County Duniway-Lovejoy Elections Building in Southeast Portland also remains open to the public. Both locations are following all safety recommendations provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) including requiring that visitors wear face coverings and follow physical distancing guidelines. Many voter services can also be completed online. For questions, please call 503-988-VOTE (8683).

At the Voting Center Express in downtown Gresham, you can update your voter registration information. You can also get a new ballot to replace a lost or damaged ballot. Voters with a disability can get assistance. Voters who speak a language other than English can get assistance in their preferred language. Elections staff are also available for questions or any other elections-related support.

The Voting Center Express in Gresham is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.. Both the Gresham and SE Portland locations will be open Saturday, May 15 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. as well. Ballots can only be accepted at the Voting Center Express during open hours. The nearest 24-hour official ballot drop box site is in the parking lot at the Gresham Library at 385 NW Miller Avenue. 

Multnomah County Elections provides an interpreter, free of charge to anyone who needs voting assistance in a language other than English. Additional voting and elections information in nine languages is online at

Make a Plan to VOTE! in the May 18, 2021 Special District Election

  • Register to VOTE. 

  • Sign up for Track Your Ballot!

  • Get, VOTE, and return your ballot. 

  • Local elections are important. Make your vote count!

Sign up for Track Your Ballot 

Our popular Track Your Ballot service is now available in multiple languages! You can choose to receive ballot tracking alerts and updates in English, Spanish, Vietnamese, or Chinese. Get a virtual “I Voted” sticker after you return your ballot. Multnomah County voters can sign up by visiting Thirty percent of registered voters are already signed up for this great service!

Countdown to May 18 Election Day

  • Gresham Voting Center Express Opens - May 3, 2021

  • All voters should have received their ballot. - May 6, 2021

  • Last day to safely return your ballot by mail - May 11, 2021

  • Election Day - Ballots due by 8 p.m. - May 18, 2021

  • Final election results are certified to special districts - June 7, 2021

Main office:

Multnomah County Duniway-Lovejoy Elections Building

1040 SE Morrison Street, Portland OR 97214

Gresham location:

Open May 3 - 18, 2021 

Voting Center Express at the Multnomah County East Building

600 NE 8th Street, Gresham OR 97030

Phone: 503-988-VOTE (8683)